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Trooper Injured By Suspected Drunk Driver

Trooper Injured By Suspected Drunk Driver

A suspected drunk driver hit a patrol car early this morning on Westbound I-4 approaching I-275.  The Florida Highway Patrol reports around 2:49 this morning, the unmarked patrol car with its lights on was blocking traffic for road construction. That's when 29 year old Nedra Miller drove right into the rear of the patrol car.  Sgt. Brenda Simmons was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.  Miller was not injured, but was arrested for DUI.  The exit ramp to Northbound I-275 was shut down for almost two hours.

 

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